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Monday showers, dry Tuesday

Meteorologist Mark Larson says we'll see a few lingering rain showers early Monday over central and eastern Kansas followed by a drier afternoon.

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Kansans work to return tombstone

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — Leavenworth residents are working to return an old tombstone found recently during a spring cleaning project.

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Possible explosion sparks house fire in north Wichita

Fire crews are investigating the cause of an explosion that sparked a fire at a home in the 2300 block of N. Poplar Sunday morning.

Wichita family shares story to end texting and driving

You've probably seen it on TV and in social media. It's an all out campaign by the Kansas Department of Transportation and the Highway Patrol, trying to get a life saving message through. Don't text and drive. Don't do anything that might distract you while driving.

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Oscar Mayer recalls hot dog products

Kraft Foods Group is recalling about 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because the products may contain Classic Cheese Dogs in the Classic Wieners' packages.

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Brownback to attend KU Medical Center event

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback and other officials are expected to gather at the KU Medical Center to applaud budget enhancements that include $25 million in bonds for building a proposed $75 million health education building.

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Topeka to give 6 tickets for first lady's speech

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Topeka school district is allotting up to six tickets each to graduating seniors whose commencement next month will feature Michelle Obama.

Report: Kansas school finance talks 'unsuccessful'

Kansas school funding measure awaits signature

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A deadline is approaching for Gov. Sam Brownback to make a decision on whether he will sign a bill increasing spending for Kansas public schools, despite building pressure from opponents and supporters of the measure.

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Home security company scam

A woman reports a man visited her South Wichita home posing as a home security employee Saturday night.

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Sheriff deputies on the lookout for drunk drivers

This Easter weekend, Sedgwick county deputies are warning you not to drink and drive.
They'll be out in full force tonight through Easter morning.
They're not telling the public where they'll be doing these extra patrols but deputies say, it's all in an effort to keep the public safe.
Sedgwick county sheriff's office is conducting what it calls a "saturation patrol."
Deptuties will be on the lookout…

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  • Monday showers, dry Tuesday

    Rain forecast

    Meteorologist Mark Larson says we'll see a few lingering rain showers early Monday over central and eastern Kansas followed by a drier afternoon.

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